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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
A-AB-cm-mq-v-5-b
Focus:
Affect: Affect Balance (Various) (A-AB)
Time frame:
last month, last few weeks (cm)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
5

Description

Selfreport on 9 questions:

How much of the time during the past 4 weeks have you felt
A  full of life?
B  particularly tense?
C  so down in the dumps that nothing could cheer you up?
D  calm and peaceful?
E  lots of energy?
F  downhearted and miserable
G  worn out?
H  happy
I   tired?

Rated:
5   all the time
4   most of the time
3  sometimes
2  rarely
1  never
-  don't know
-  don't remember

Summation: (A+D+E+H) - (B+C+F+G+I)

Name: ODIN Affect Balance Scale

Item H also used separately as: M-TH/cm/sq/v/5/